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Steenbergen Name Meaning

Dutch and Flemish: habitational name from any of the places so called.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Steenberg, Sternberger, Steinberger, Sternberg, Katzenberger

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Where is the Steenbergen family from?

You can see how Steenbergen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Steenbergen family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Steenbergen families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Steenbergen family living in Missouri. This was 100% of all the recorded Steenbergen's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Steenbergen families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Steenbergen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Steenbergen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Steenbergen. 44% of Steenbergen men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Steenbergen women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Steenbergen were Farm Laborer and Seamstress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Tenant
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Seamstress
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Steenbergen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Steenbergen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 998 immigration records available for the last name Steenbergen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 425 military records available for the last name Steenbergen. For the veterans among your Steenbergen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Steenbergen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Steenbergen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Steenbergen in 1963 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

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